Andrew Hejnar is 3M Canada Company’s Energy Manager. With more than 10 years of experience in the field of energy efficiency, Hejnar’s focus at 3M Canada is on energy performance improvements and greenhouse gas emission reduction at the company’s seven manufacturing facilities across Canada; as well as office buildings. Hejnar also specializes in the implementation of energy management systems and energy management information systems.
One of 3M Canada’s manufacturing facilities, located in Brockville Ontario, is Canada’s first to achieve Superior Energy Performance (SEP) with ISO 50001 at the highest level – Platinum — and only the second in the world, and Hejnar was instrumental to this achievement. He has also helped with the ISO 50001 certification at other 3M manufacturing facilities, including the company’s oldest plant in the country, located in London Ontario. With these two achievements, Hejnar helped 3M Canada become only the second company in the country to achieve ISO 50001 certification for two facilities.
He holds his Masters Degree in Energy Management, has his degree in Electrical Engineering, and has also completed industry certificates including the Advanced Certificate in Facilities Management and Certified Energy Manager, Certified Energy Auditor, and has achieved Certified Carbon Reduction Manager accreditation.